Close Menu
Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney 500 southwest 3rd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
Free Confidential Consultation
954-761-9411

Category Archives: traffic violations

shutterstock_1137687866

Comparing Civil Versus Criminal Traffic Citations In Florida

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

You know that there are consequences for violating Florida traffic laws, but you may not be familiar with the different types of infractions and how the penalties may vary. In general, there are two types of traffic citations: Civil and criminal. Though you could be charged with a felony or misdemeanor for criminal traffic… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus
shutterstock_746499307

Top 4 Reasons To Hire A Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer For A Traffic Violation

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

Every year, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles prepares the agency’s Annual Uniform Traffic Citation Report. For 2016, the violations and dispositions statistics for Broward County show that: There were 80,098 tickets issued for speeding; Officers arrested 1,024 people for leaving the scene of an accident; Almost 3,500 people were arrested… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus
RoadRage

Death in Southwest Florida Road Rage Incident Could Lead to Criminal Assault Charges

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

A shooting incident that occurred on July 11, 2017 in Three Oaks, Florida remains under investigation as a potential road rage incident, according to a report in Southwest Florida’s online news source, News-Press.com. Just before 8:30 p.m., sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of shots fired, with the understanding that the incident was related… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Hit-and-Run is a Crime in Florida: You May Have a Defense

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

While it won’t bring back the victim of a fatal collision, the driver in a Fort Myers hit-and-run car accident has been identified and police are still pursuing the suspect. As reported by NBC 2 First, the victim was a pedestrian walking along a roadway when he was struck by the suspect’s vehicle. The… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Distracted Driving Laws and the “Textalyzer”

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

Distracted driving is a serious public safety concern in Florida. Florida, like the majority of states in the United States, has passed legislation that protects against all types of distracted driving, in particular, focusing on the use of cellphones while driving. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has estimated that daily there… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Florida’s New License Suspension Law and its effect on DUI/DUBAL cases

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

Florida has been one of the many states to strengthen DUI laws within the last couple years. Within the last year, more traffic and DUI laws have been broadened and instituted with harsher punishments. The most recent law that was put into effect, which will have a significant impact on drivers arrested for a… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Florida Law Takes Tougher Stance on Hit-and-Run Accidents

By Kevin J. Kulik, P.A. |

This summer, Florida lawmakers have taken a tougher stand on hit-and-run drivers with new legislation. The Aaron Cohen Life Protection Act was signed into law by Governor Rick Scott in June 2014, which increases the penalties against drivers who flee the scene of an accident. The bill, which was proposed by state Senator Miguel… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus